is one of the most mentally exhausting sports and can
be emotionally frustrating, but he does a great job at
maintaining some sanity for all of us," she said.
"He wants us to do the best we can during our training
to set ourselves up for success when the season comes
Hong Kong: Retired Chinese champion diver Fu Mingxia
has given birth to a boy in Hong Kong, newspapers reported
on Monday. Fu’s second child with former
Hong Kong financial secretary Antony Leung was delivered
at Queen Mary Hospital on Sunday, Oriental Daily News
reported. Both mother and child are well, Sing Tao
Cardinell said she plans on completing her master's degree
in telecommunications in four years with a concentration
in either sports or entertainment. She will continue to
work toward her goals and hopes to someday compete in
the 2008 Olympics in Beijing.
Canada faces international embarrassment
at the pool. The 2005 world aquatic championships
in Montreal are in danger, the chief organizer says, after
the search for sponsors belly-flopped, leaving a budget
shortfall of at least $14-million. Cancellation looms
for the 180-country event,
The minister met several elite athletes,
including Olympic silver medallist Alexandre Despatie,
to tell them about the financial crisis on Tuesday. Despatie,
the poster-boy for a major publicity campaign promoting
the event, brushed past reporters following the meeting
and was apparently too distraught to comment.
The diving team is the smallest varsity team at Illinois-two athletes, Bernardo
and sophomore Jackie Bain, and coach
Billy McGowan. "I think a lot of
people think diving's easy, and it's not," Bain said.
"It's not as physically demanding as other sports,
December 1, (RIA Novosti) - An experiment is under way
in Russia to rehabilitate handicapped children by means
of highboard diving - a sport that is not included in
the programme of the Paralympic Games.
Janie Moss of Moultrie, Georgia, wife of
the legendary coach Moose Moss, Georgia is quite ill and
in the hospital right now. If you would like to send a note,
card or good wishes, please respond through
Rick Moss, 3256 Funston Sale City Rd.,t Doerun, GA 31744
“Miss Janie” has been very active in the sport
of diving for over 40 years.